An introduction to the Acting Head

Theresa Homewood is Acting Head at Sevenoaks School for the academic year 2019-20.

Theresa was appointed Senior Deputy Head at Sevenoaks School in 2012, having previously been the Pastoral Deputy Head for 14 years. She joined Sevenoaks in 1980 as a teacher of Geography. Her other roles at the school have included running VSU and the first ABHM of Sennocke House. She has responsibility for teaching staff.

Theresa has a BA Hons in Geography from London University, a PGCE and an MA in Geography Education from the Institute of Education, and NPQH.

Theresa is the Chair of Governors at Knole Academy. She helps to foster links between Knole and Sevenoaks School, its sponsor.

She has a strong commitment to education and the local community and oversees the Outreach programme which works with local primary schools and IBCP secondary schools. As Course Director and one of the founders of the Kent Academies Network programme, Theresa works to support bright, young people from underrepresented backgrounds progress to university.